Lisa A. Shay, Gregory Conti, Woodrow Hartzog, John Nelson, & Dominic Larkin on “Confronting Automated Law Enforcement”

Lisa Shay

Automated law enforcement will be an expanding option for law enforcement and allow for the meticulous enforcement of laws, while reducing manpower requirements.  The authors examine the ways automated law enforcement can be applied to current and future police and government practice.  They propose an analytic framework for analyzing new technologies as they weigh the effects

Woody Hartzog

of law enforcement automation on police efficiency against personal and societal costs.  Their framework incorporates: (1) the subject being monitored, (2) the law enforcement agencies that conduct surveillance, analysis, and enforcement, and (3) a judicial system that determines guilt and imposes punishment.  Automation in any of these areas triggers the considerations covered in the paper.

Professors Lisa A. Shay and Woodrow Hartzog will present Confronting Automated Law Enforcement on Saturday, April 21st at 11:45am at We Robot 2012 at the University of Miami School of Law in Coral Gables, Florida.  Col. Lisa A. Shay is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the United States Military Academy in West Point, NY.  She has a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and a Master’s Degree in Engineering from Cambridge University where she studied as a Marshall Scholar.  Woodrow Hartzog is an Assistant Professor at the Cumberland School of Law at Samford University.  He has a Ph.D. in Mass Communication from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, an LL.M in Intellectual Property from George Washington University Law School, and a J.D. from Samford University.  Col. Gregory Conti is an Associate Professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the US Military Academy at West Point.  He has a Ph.D. in Computer Science from the Georgia Institute of Technology and is Senior Member of the Association for Computing Machinery.  Col. John Nelson is an Assistant Professor in the Department of English and Philosophy at the US Military Academy at West Point.  He has a Ph.D. in Comparative Literature from the University of Washington.  Maj. Dominic Larkin is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the US Military Academy at West Point.  He has a M.S. from the Georgia Institute of Technology and a B.S. from Troy State University, all in Computer Science.

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